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Zurich NA Treasury Accountant in United States

Treasury Accountant

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Job Summary

Zurich Treasury Services Limited ("ZTS") is looking for a Treasury Accountant to assist in the FX analysis and risk management for several Swiss Insurance entities.

Your Role

As a Treasury Accountant your main responsibilities will include, but not necessarily be limited to, the following:

  • Engage with local business partners to analyse drivers of P&L impact of foreign exchange as well as changes in currency exposures

  • Presentation of commentary and analysis to Local CFOs on a periodic basis

  • Assessing the effectiveness of business controls for FX risk management

  • Work with Local FAR teams to identify opportunities to improve these controls

  • Assist with the development of IT processes\projects to enhance controls and reporting.

  • Develop a good working knowledge of relevant IFRS and statutory accounting principles

  • Liaise with business units to answer ad hoc queries and engage on areas of common interest.

  • Completion of monthly/quarterly close tasks Including:

  • Review of key P&L postings to FX to ensure accuracy

  • Review of accuracy of FX exposures

  • Review of hedging positions and performance

Your Skills and Experience

As a Treasury Accountant your skills and qualifications will include:

  • Qualified accountant

  • Experience of SAP and SAP BW Analyser/Analysis for Office would be an advantage

  • Strong Excel skills, Experience with Microsoft Office

  • Critical and analytical thinking with good problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work on their own initiative and without close supervision.

  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and to schedule work according to the time available is essential

  • A flexible team player

Additional Information

Primary work location is IFSC based but occasional travel may be required to other Zurich locations.

Some benefits include: Training & development opportunities; Staff Pension Scheme; Free on-site parking; Sports and Social Club; Bike to work/Tax Saver; Bicycle Parking & Shower Facilities; and more.

If you value an exciting and varied working environment and meet the above requirements, then our recruiter is looking forward to receiving your application by clicking on the button “Apply online”.

Who we are

Zurich is one of Ireland's leading insurance companies providing a wide range of general insurance and life insurance products and services. The company employs over 1,000 people across its locations in Dublin and Wexford.

Zurich is a strong brand – with our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, helping our customers in 210 countries and territories to understand and protect themselves from risk. In order to deliver our services, we offer our employees flexible working models and interesting opportunities for further training & development. As a Zurich employee you benefit from a multitude of advantages as well as a strong culture, characterized by acceptance, diversity and team spirit.

At Zurich, we foster a culture of diversity and inclusion. Our purpose and values are designed to protect, inspire confidence and help our employees reach their full potential. We value and defend what is right and promote opportunities for equity among our professionals, regardless of gender, disability, LGBTQ +, race, ethnicity, generations, belief, etc. Join Zurich and be part of this culture. Together we are committed to delivering on our purpose - Let’s Create a Brighter Future Together!

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